Once you purchase an index number for your divorce in Queens, you have 120 days to serve your spouse with notice of the action against them.
Your spouse will then have 20 days to answer your complaint and let you know whether the case will be contested or not.
There are rules governing the service of legal papers, so you should work with an experienced Queens divorce attorney to make sure your case begins appropriately.
Many divorces are made more difficult through easily avoidable mistakes.
The attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino can help you have the fastest, smoothest divorce possible.
Call us today at 718-523-1111 for a free consultation with an experienced Queens divorce lawyer.